Architects discuss new coat for Saigon Central Post Office

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Architects discuss new coat for Saigon Central Post Office

Recently the public and architects have frowned on the overly bright new paint on the Saigon Central Post Office that is one of Ho Chi Minh City’s most prominent icons and 150 year old cultural heritages of ancient Saigon.

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Work begins on new water pipe

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VietNam News English 6 hour(s) ago

After a pipeline bringing water from the Da River to Ha Noi broke numerous times, most recently leaving around 70,000 people without clean water, construction on a second pipeline is due to start before Tet

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Intelligent transport system imperative for crowded HCM City: study

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VietnamNet English 7 hour(s) ago

Intelligent transport system imperative for crowded HCM City: study

VietNamNet Bridge – Siemens and consulting firm Arup recently presented a study on intelligent transportation system, which shows how intelligent infrastructure can help cities address rising demand for transport, and at the same time offer transport networks better protection against extreme weather events.

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Veteran artist holds passion for traditional string instruments

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VietnamNet English 23 hour(s) ago

Veteran artist holds passion for traditional string instruments

VietNamNet Bridge – A Vietnamese traditional music programme entitled ‘Tieng Truc, Tieng To’ (Sound of Bamboo and Silk) was recently held at L’Espace French Cultural Institute in Hanoi, following its huge success in the famous Guimet museum, France, as part of the Vietnam Year in France.

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Beautiful tropical Ho Chi Minh City in cold weather (photos)

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Beautiful tropical Ho Chi Minh City in cold weather (photos)

As the Lunar New Year is approaching, people living in Ho Chi Minh City are reminding each other to put more layers on when they go out since the southern city has seen falling temperatures recently.

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Forged degrees becoming more common

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Forged degrees becoming more common

VietNamNet Bridge – More and more forged-degree distribution rings have been discovered recently, reflecting the high demand for such certificates in Vietnam.

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Vietnam breaks up $47mn online gambling ring led by gay magazine owner

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Vietnam breaks up $47mn online gambling ring led by gay magazine owner

Vietnamese police recently arrested the leader of an online gambling ring and nine other people involved in the illegal organization whose web server is located overseas and total wagers amounted to almost US$47 million.

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Pension, allowance rises 8% from January 2015

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Pension, allowance rises 8% from January 2015

Retired officers, workers and servicemen will receive an 8% increase of their monthly pension, allowance and social insurance benefits from January 1, 2015, according to a decree recently issued by the Government.

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Experts study ancient carvings found in Ha Giang

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VietNam News English 3 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Experts study ancient carvings found in Ha Giang

Archaeologists recently discovered more than 100 stone carvings on a high mountain in the northern Ha Giang province.

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Vietnam did not import US apples linked to listeriosis: Hanoi US embassy

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Vietnam did not import US apples linked to listeriosis: Hanoi US embassy

The US embassy in Hanoi has said Vietnam does not import apples from the US company that recalled its products recently over listeria concerns.

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Major Vietnamese hospitals join hands to terminate bed sharing ordeal

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 day(s) ago

The Vietnamese Ministry of Health has recently published a list of 13 major hospitals which have been committed to terminating bed sharing between patients by February 27 this year.

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Swiss NGO helps turn container into library in southern Vietnam

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Swiss NGO helps turn container into library in southern Vietnam

A Switzerland-based NGO has recently helped turn a shipping container into a library, serving students in a countryside region in southern Vietnam.

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VN among top 5 countries to visit in 2015

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VN among top 5 countries to visit in 2015

VGP – Viet Nam has been recently voted as one of the top 5 suggested destinations for travelers for 2015, according to Malaysia’s independent newspaper, Malay Mail Online.

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Italian daily calls Hoi An intersection of the Far East

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VietnamPlus English 6 day(s) ago 1 related news

The Italian daily paper La Repubblica recently ran an article entitled “Hoi An – Intersection of the Far East”, portraying the ancient city as a tranquil and idyllic place worth visiting in central Vietnam.

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Ho Chi Minh City to lop 116 trees to upgrade sidewalks near airport

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Ho Chi Minh City to lop 116 trees to upgrade sidewalks near airport

Ho Chi Minh City authorities have recently felled many of more than 100 trees in areas near Tan Son Nhat International Airport to be chopped down as part of a project to upgrade sidewalks around the facility.

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